The Handmade Fair – Kirstie Allsopp’s pick of the week: Bobo Stitch

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“The great joy in putting together an event like The Handmade Fair is the people I get to work with. Everyone coming has a story to tell, something to teach, and we can all learn a thing or two. I want to share as much about our experts and the people selling their wares so… Continue reading

Tickets to The Handmade Fair now on sale!


We’re very excited here at CrossStitcher HQ this morning, as tickets to The Handmade Fair have gone on sale! Hosted by Kirstie Allsopp, this crafting extravaganza will be taking place in the gorgeous surroundings of Hampton Court Palace, Surrey, on 19-21 September. Putting learning and making at the heart of your visit, the event is… Continue reading

The Handmade Fair – exciting news!


There’s only 1 day to go before tickets for The Handmade Fair become available for a secret pre-sale! Tickets to the event, hosted by Kirstie Allsopp, cost £29 per person and will give you access to the nation’s only craft show that puts learning and making at its heart. With workshops, demos, yummy food, fabulous shopping and… Continue reading

Join Kirstie Allsopp for a weekend of crafting!


Miss our exciting news last week? We’ve teamed up with Kirstie Allsopp and Hobbycraft to present The Handmade Fair this September at the beautiful Hampton Court Palace. The Handmade Fair brings together Britain’s best artisans and hand-picked sellers, curated by Kirstie, and puts learning and making at the heart of your experience. Along with Kirstie and Hobbycraft, we… Continue reading